Private health insurer’s record year for new business Central grows much faster than the industry

Private health insurer’s record year for new business
Central grows much faster than the industry
* New issued policies up by 65% to over EUR 204 million in 2008
* Number of insured persons up by 3.3% at around 1.7 million
Cologne – Despite the much more difficult legal framework […]

Prevention programme “Healthy through life” New service of Central

Prevention programme “Healthy through life”
New service of Central
According to the Federal Statistical Office cardiovascular diseases continue to be the number one cause of death in Germany. In order to work against the risk of cardiovascular diseases, the health specialist Central Krankenversicherung now offers a special service in a pilot project for its customers possessing comprehensive […]

CosmosDirekt: Germany´s top direct insurance company expands market share

CosmosDirekt: Germany´s top direct insurance company expands market share
* 6.7 percent growth in Life premium income better than market
* Cosmos Versicherung AG passes the 1-million contract mark for the first time
Cosmos Lebensversicherungs-AG: Premium income increased by 6.7 percent
Saarbrücken, February 10, 2009. In the business year just […]

CosmosDirekt: Best mark – also for corporate security

CosmosDirekt: Best mark – also for corporate security
aarbrücken, February 9, 2009. For the fourth consecutive time, Cosmos Lebensversicherungs-AG has achieved the best mark of A++ assigned by the Cologne-based rating agency ASSECURATA. CosmosDirekt excellently fulfils the quality requirements of relevance to customers. The elements analysed were security, success, profit share, customer orientation as well as […]

Dr. Norbert Rollinger leaves the Board of Management of Generali Versicherungen

Dr. Norbert Rollinger leaves the Board of Management of Generali Versicherungen
Dr. Norbert Rollinger (44), since 2005 a member of the Board of Management of Generali Versicherungen in charge of property and casualty business, will leave the Munich-based company in the course of the first half of the year 2009 at his own request and on […]

AachenMünchener premium income exceeds the € 5-billion mark for the first time

AachenMünchener premium income exceeds the € 5-billion mark for the first time
* Life insurer expands on its second position in the German market increasing by 5.7 percent
AachenMünchener once again closed the business year 2008 ahead of the market. For the first time the interim figures for gross premiums written in […]

Valentine’s Day Prescription kissing

Valentine’s Day
Prescription kissing
‘Kissing is fun and healthy, too’, confirm the health experts of Central Krankenversicherung. This is why they encourage everyone to kiss more on Valentine’s Day. At www.central.de/valentinstag you can send a virtual kiss to your beloved ones. It has been proved scientifically that kissing strengthens the immune system, protects the teeth against caries-causing […]

Generali Deutschland grows faster than market: Premiums for the business year 2008 rise to more than € 14 bn

Generali Deutschland grows faster than market:
Premiums for the business year 2008 rise to more than € 14 bn
Aachen – In the closed business year the Generali Deutschland Group again achieved above-average growth rates. According to preliminary figures, the premium income across all lines of insurance grew by 3.4 percent. For the first time, the […]

Driving under the Influence of Alcohol and Drugs: Now twice as expensive

Driving under the Influence of Alcohol and Drugs: Now twice as expensive
New catalogue of penalties stipulates higher fines for alcohol- and drug-related traffic offences  greater discretionary powers in dealing with intentional acts
Hamburg, February 2009: The Ministry of Transport’s new catalogue of penalties came into force on the 1st of February. Speeders, tailgaters and the […]

Customer satisfaction survey ‘KUBUS 2008′ “Very good” advisory services by Central

Customer satisfaction survey ‘KUBUS 2008′
“Very good” advisory services by Central
Private health insurer Central stands out for competent advisory services. In the representative insurance market survey KUBUS 2008 the Cologne-based health specialist was rated “very good” by new customers in the category of product range/advisory services.
In the recent KUBUS survey only persons were interviewed who had […]